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Daily Archive: September 24, 2021

Heading Into The Fall Season, Retail Channel Sales Remain Elevated Above 2019 Levels

Total spirits consumption in the U.S. is expected to increase 2.5% this year, to depletions of over 261 million 9-liter cases, according to Impact Databank, while the wine market is projected to decrease 0.5% to 335 million cases, its first projected decline after 27 consecutive annual gains. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 24, 2021

Spirits-Based RTDs Expanding At A Rapid Clip

Consumers can’t seem to get enough of spirits-based RTDs, and producers are obliging, with the category proliferating at warp speed. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 24, 2021

News Briefs for September 24, 2021

•Diageo is backing Crown Royal’s RTD cocktails with a new campaign called “A Whole New World of Cocktails.” Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 24, 2021